Johann, Guenette: Leonhard Foeger / Reuters
Former assistant Vice-Chancellor of Austria Heinz-Christian strache, Johann Gudenus said that could become a victim of “drugs for date rape and drugs” during the filmed of the controversial meeting with the alleged niece of a Russian oligarch. He told this in an interview with Kronen Zeitung.
Gudenus, who resigned after strache, called himself a “trusting and naive victim” and said, partly do not remember the evening, when the recording was made. He suggested that the organizers of the meeting dummy, which cost both career politicians, used prohibited substances, to compromise them.
He also expressed sincere regret that helped the criminals to get to the Vice-Chancellor. “I have caused great damage to his family, (strache — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), the party and the government of the country”, — quotes the edition of his words. Gudenus also said that at the time of the ill-fated conversation was in severe psychological condition and “too late” addressed to the therapist.
A political scandal broke out in Austria may 18 — a week before the European Parliament elections. This happened after the publication of the German media videos from the Vice-Chancellor and head of the “Austrian freedom party” (fpö) strache. The footage of the politician and his assistant Johann Gudenus see you in Ibiza with allegedly the niece of a Russian oligarch. It was assumed that the woman had to help the Vice-Chancellor to win elections, for which he promised to give her part of the state orders in the construction industry.
After the incident strache has resigned. He also explained that he had met with a citizen of Latvia, not Russia, and all events — planned “political murder.”
Video, photo All from Russia.